Nicholas Sambides Jr.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 14, 2016, at 4:11 p.m.
Attorney Joe Baldacci called on the city to be more welcoming to immigrants in a speech that followed his being named the City Council’s new chairman and Bangor’s new mayor.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 12, 2016, at 7:48 a.m.
CoVort is a startup business housed in a 2,000-square-foot storefront at 49 Main St. that will take advantage of the nationwide trend toward co-working.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 11, 2016, at 2 p.m.
“This is something that all of us vote on that is not made available for public discussion,” Councilor Gibran Graham said at a council meeting Thursday.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 10, 2016, at 4:21 p.m.
Donald Trump’s stunning ascension to the presidency has local Unitarian Universalist church members praying that he won’t curtail the social and legal acceptance that gay and transgendered citizens say they have earned through decades of perseverance.
Question 2, which sought to tax high-earners for the benefit of Maine’s public schools, has emerged victorious.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 09, 2016, at 1:37 a.m.
An incumbent and two former members won City Council seats in unofficial election results released early Wednesday.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 04, 2016, at 5:52 p.m.
“I think our tips will go way down if it passes,” server Taylor Trafton said Friday. “I would definitely lose out.”
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 04, 2016, at 7:05 a.m.
A group of volunteers is rallying to help four teens who suffered significant injuries when the SUV they were riding in rolled over several times on Baxter State Park Road just outside Millinocket last month.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 03, 2016, at 4:48 p.m.
Adam Moskovitz said he wants to preserve the historic integrity of the structures as much as possible.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 03, 2016, at 6:30 a.m.
Ideally, the mill site will be among several places revitalized next year.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 01, 2016, at 8:09 p.m.
The City Council voted unanimously to impose a six-month citywide ban of all retail cultivation and sale of recreational-purpose marijuana should voters say yes on Question 1.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Oct. 31, 2016, at 7:48 p.m.
John Karnes wants a little more time to turn the former Pine Tree Inn into extended stay suites.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Oct. 29, 2016, at 10:19 a.m.
One former clown, Owls Head resident David Hauger, said he finds the warnings sad and the scares frustrating.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Oct. 27, 2016, at 12:20 p.m.
If he gets elected, City Council candidate Randy Tompkins will need permission from a judge or Brewer police to assume his seat in City Hall.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Oct. 27, 2016, at 10:05 a.m.
A third Massachusetts resident has been charged in connection with the death of an Oakfield man.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Oct. 26, 2016, at 12:48 p.m.
The last large block of downtown buildings left underused since the 1990s is in the hands of a new owner who closed on the purchase of six Exchange Street buildings on Wednesday, officials said.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Oct. 25, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
Authorities were searching Tuesday for a prison inmate who walked off a work detail in Bangor, a Maine Department of Corrections spokesman said.
on Oct. 25, 2016, at 4:57 p.m.
(From the BDN) Both men will face a murder charge in connection with the death of Douglas Morin, 31, of Oakfield.